Assam CM Sonowal’s chopper makes emergency landing at Jorhat

Assam CM Sonowal’s chopper makes emergency landing at Jorhat

GUWAHATI: Helicopter carrying Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and minister Keshab Mahanta made an emergency landing at Jorhat suspecting technical malfunction behind it. CM Sonowal was on his way to Sivasagar along with Mahanta to take part in the Asam Sahitya Sabha centenary session when the chopper developed technical snag and had to make an emergency […]

Two NSCN-KN cadres apprehended in Nagaland

Two NSCN-KN cadres apprehended in Nagaland

KOHIMA: The troops of Assam Rifles apprehended two NSCN- KN cadres for extorting in Zunheboto town area. According to a statement issued by the PRO of the Inspector General of Assam Rifles (North) informed that based on specific input, 5 Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (North) conducted an operation in Sumi Gate at […]

Manipur CM asks Centre to outlaw United Naga Council

Manipur CM asks Centre to outlaw United Naga Council

IMPHAL: Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh asked the Centre to outlaw the United Naga Council (UNC). In an hour-long meeting on Saturday morning, the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) took the decision to outlaw the UNC. The UNC is charged with imposing indefinite economic blockade since November 1, 2016 causing hardships to the people. The […]

Shivajians puts Shillong Lajong’s consecutive win on brake

Shivajians puts Shillong Lajong’s consecutive win on brake

Shillong Lajong FC went down fighting to DSK Shivajians 1-2 in an enthralling and keenly fought contest at the JN Stadium here in Meghalaya. Despite pressing the visitors intensely in the second half the Lajong unit could not find another goal against a resolute defence, but Lajong refused to give up the fight until the […]

Assam govt to enforce section 144 CrPC near all examination halls

Assam govt to enforce section 144 CrPC near all examination halls

GUWAHATI: To curb the malpractices in High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) examination under the Board of Secondary Education, Assam (SEBA), the state government has decided to enforce section 144 CrPC within a radius of 200 metres from the examination centre from this year. To enforce section 144 CrPC during the examination period, the state government […]

Sports scenario in Northeast to get major boost through ONGC!

Sports scenario in Northeast to get major boost through ONGC!

AGARTALA: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) will help Northeastern States to boost sports and sporting talent, a company official said on Friday. Calling this a part of its corporate social responsibility, ONGC Executive Director SC Soni told reporters that the company had decided to help the sports sector financially and otherwise. He said […]

SHOCKER: China’s President becomes Nagaland’s Speaker for a leading National news website

SHOCKER: China’s President becomes Nagaland’s Speaker for a leading National news website

There seems to be no end on the part of National Media to generalize Northeast Indians, especially on the basis of their looks. In a recent report that came out in the Times of India website which read, “Coercing MLAs to resign is illegal, says Nagaland speaker”, the media apparently put up the picture of […]

This entrepreneur from NE India makes the region proud again by winning a National Award!

This entrepreneur from NE India makes the region proud again by winning a National Award!

Known as the youngest entrepreneur from Northeast India, Hironmoy Gogoi from Sivasagar, Assam has recently won a National Award at a glittering ceremony bringing laurels to the region. He received the Award for the ‘Home Grown Business of the Year’ for his venture called ‘Gaon ka Khana’. ‘Gaon Ka Khana” (GKK) is a food startup […]

5 things the Bezbaruah Committee Report recommends on racial discrimination of Northeast Indians in metros

5 things the Bezbaruah Committee Report recommends on racial discrimination of Northeast Indians in metros

The Bezbaruah Committee Report  headed by M.P. Bezbaruah, Member, North Eastern Council, was set up in February 2014 after the death of Nido Tania.  The Committee’s mandate was to listen to the issues raised by people from Northeast India living especially in the metro cities. The committee was also asked to suggest measures which could be […]

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